Gabrielle Kaufman, MA,LPCC,BC-DMT,NCC,PMH-C, is a dance/movement therapist and licensed professional clinical counselor with over 25 years experience. Her bilingual (Spanish) private practice focuses on fertility, loss, pregnancy, postpartum, parenting and life transitions. She is clinical director of Maternal Mental Health NOW.
She served as director of New Moms Connect of JFSLA providing services to new parents, particularly those suffering from symptoms of postpartum depression. She has worked extensively with new families and aided in providing solutions to many parenting concerns, run several programs for high-risk children and teens, taught classes to parents of newborns and toddlers, and run support groups for single parents and women with postpartum depression. Ms. Kaufman has spoken widely, published articles on mental health and parenting, and served as editor for Bringing Light to Motherhood.
She is on faculty of PSI/2020 Mom and the UCLArts and Healing Institute. Gabrielle serves on the advisory boards for Hasidah, an organization helping families struggling with fertility and Love, Dad, a non-profit supporting fatherhood. She has served as coordinator for Postpartum Support International.